[as-i-toh-nahy-tril, -treel, uh-see-toh-] /ˌæs ɪ toʊˈnaɪ trɪl, -tril, əˌsi toʊ-/
a colorless, poisonous, water-soluble liquid, C 2 H 3 N, having an etherlike odor: used chiefly in organic synthesis and as a solvent.
[meth-uh l-sahy-kluh-hek-suh-nawl, -nol] /ˌmɛθ əlˌsaɪ kləˈhɛk səˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless, aromatic, viscous liquid mixture, chiefly of the ortho and para forms of CH 3 C 6 H 1 0 OH, derived from cresol by hydrogenation: used chiefly as a solvent for rubber, cellulose, esters, and phenols.
[meet] /mit/ verb (used with object), meted, meting. 1. to distribute or apportion by measure; allot; dole (usually followed by out): to mete out punishment. 2. Archaic. to measure. [meet] /mit/ noun 1. a limiting mark. 2. a limit or boundary. /miːt/ verb (transitive) 1. (usually foll by out) (formal) to distribute or allot (something, […]
noun, Chemistry, Pharmacology. 1. a dark-green, crystalline compound, C 1 6 H 1 8 ClN 3 S, that dissolves in water to form a deep-blue solution: used chiefly as a dye, as a bacteriological and biological stain, and as an antidote for cyanide poisoning. noun 1. a dark-green crystalline compound forming a blue aqueous solution, […]
noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless, volatile liquid, CH 2 Cl 2 , used chiefly as a solvent, as a refrigerant, and as a local anesthetic in dentistry. noun 1. another name for dichloromethane